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Computer Desktop screen shrunk

\015 I start my computer it starts up but when I come to my desktops main screen it has shrunk to a square in the middle of my screen and the square is all messed up. I cant get into anything..Can some please help me? I know my little brother was messing with the BIOS, but I dont know what might have happened.\015

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Go to control panel and select display. Open display up and go to settings. You should be able to change the screen resolution. Try and see if changing that helps by decreasing first.
1) First try to go into the control panel under display and try a different resolution. Or try to adjust the display on the actual monitor. If this does not help try Starting the Last Know Good Configuration.

2) The Last Known Good Configuration feature is a recovery option that you\015\012can use to start your computer by using the most recent settings that\015\012worked. The Last Known Good Configuration feature restores registry\015\012information and driver settings that were in effect the last time the\015\012computer started successfully. Use the Last Known Good Configuration\015\012feature when you cannot start Windows XP after you make a change to\015\012your computer, or when you suspect that a change that you just made may\015\012cause a problem.

\015\012How to start your computer by using the Last Known Good Configuration feature\015\012\015\012 loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation');\015\012 \015\012\015\012To start your computer by using the Last Known Good Configuration feature, follow these steps:\015\012\015\012
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  1. Start your computer.
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  3. When you see the "Please select the operating system to start" message, press the F8 key.
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  5. When the Windows Advanced Options menu appears, use the ARROW keys to select Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked), and then press ENTER.
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  7. If you are running other operating systems on your computer, use the ARROW keys to select Microsoft Windows XP, and then press ENTER.


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